founder and CEO Jeff Bezos
announced on Monday that he will travel to space
on the first crewed flight of Blue Origin
's New Shepard rocket
“I’ve dreamed of traveling to space since I was five years old,” Bezos wrote in an Instagram
post. “On July 20th, I will embark on that journey with my brother. The greatest adventure, with my best friend.”
The flight is scheduled for July 20, roughly two weeks after Bezos's resignation as CEO of Amazon.
Jeff Bezos (@jeffbezos) shared this post on Instagram.
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